Traffic is building up after a lorry overturned close to a major roundabout in Hoole.
Police and ambulance services are currently at the scene of the incident on the A56 Warrington Road close to the Toby Carvery.
Paramedics are currently treating two men for minor injuries at the scene, next to the M53 roundabout, following the accident which saw a lorry turn on its side at just before 5pm today (Monday, August 17).
Police have said that the two men are suffering from 'cuts and bruises'.
Witnesses to the incident described the vehicle as a 'bin waggon' but that has not been confirmed.